PICRYL
PICRYLThe World's Largest Public Domain Source
  • homeHome
  • searchSearch
  • photo_albumStories
  • collectionsCollections
  • infoAbout
  • star_rateUpgrade
  • account_boxLogin
[Black man reading newspaper by candlelight]

[Black man reading newspaper by candlelight]

  • save_altThumbnail200x200
  • save_altSmall506x640
  • save_altMedium809x1024
  • save_altOriginal809x1024
description

Summary

Man reading a newspaper with headline, "Presidential Proclamation, Slavery," which refers to the Jan. 1863 Emancipation Proclamation.

date_range

Date

01/01/1863
person

Contributors

Stephens, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1824-1882, artist
create

Source

Library of Congress
copyright

Copyright info

Publication may be restricted. For information see "Cabinet of American Illustration," http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/111_cai.html

Exploreblack man

Exploreemancipation proclamation

Explorecandlelight